Churches Respond to Disaster in the Philippines Caused by Typhoon Haiyan

All three denominations now have on-line information about their responses to the disaster in the Philippines as well as information about how individuals may help.  The Canadian government is matching individual donations received by many charities, including our three denominations, … Continue reading

Recap and Closing Ceremony of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s National Event

In this fifteen-minute news report, CBC News reporter Duncan McCue takes viewers behind the scenes of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s National Event in Vancouver held October 18th-21st, 2013.  He includes interviews and scenes from the hearings and other events. The … Continue reading

Walk For Reconciliation

  Reconciliation Canada organized a Walk For Reconciliation for Sunday, September 22nd, the day following the last day of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s National Event held in Vancouver.  Prior to the Walk, both the United Church and Anglican Church … Continue reading

Expressions of Reconciliation

During the Truth and Reconciliation’s National Event in Vancouver, there were times set aside each day for individuals, organizations (including a variety of religious groups), and representatives of the parties to the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement to make statements, … Continue reading

Clearwater Congregation Votes to Become an Ecumenical Shared Ministry

At its September 29th Congregational Meeting, the Clearwater United Church congregation voted unanimously to become an Ecumenical Shared Ministry that relates to the Anglican Church of Canada, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada, and the United Church of Canada.  The … Continue reading